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Meaning of LETTERING

Pronunciation:  'leturing

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  letters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on something

LETTERING is a 9 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: inscription
 See Also: epigraph, epitaph, piece of writing, Rosetta stone, superscription, writing, written material



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Let"ter*ing\, n.
1. The act or business of making, or marking with, letters,
   as by cutting or painting.

2. The letters made; as, the lettering of a sign.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: block letter, bold hand, book hand, chancery hand, copperplate hand, coup de plume, cryptography, cursive, cursive hand, engrossment, epigraph, initialing, ink spilling, inkslinging, inscription, Italian hand, law hand, longhand, macrography, majuscule script, micrography, minuscule script, pen, pen-and-ink, pencil driving, printing, round hand, scrivenery, scrivening, secret writing, Spencerian writing, text hand, transcription, transliteration, typewriting, typing, uncial, writing